Applications are requested for the Marcus Garvey Public Sector Graduate Scholarship to undertake Graduate studies at an approved local and/or International University. Funded by the Government of Jamaica, the program is open to Jamaican nationals and citizens employed in the public sector.
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This opportunity allows applicants to obtain a postgraduate degree from competitive, appropriately accredited universities in Jamaica, North America, and Europe. Studies must be carried out full-time and can be onsite, online, or a combination of both, with effect from the Academic year 2023/24.
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This a great opportunity to study abroad.Jamaica is a Caribbean island nation, and the Ministry of Finance & the Public Service (MOFPS) is responsible for developing the Government’s fiscal and economic policy framework. MOFPS is the lead government entity for Open Government in Jamaica.
Why apply to this program? The award program was established in 2020 by the Government of Jamaica. Through the award, applicants can receive 100% of tuition costs for the eligible programs at the participating universities. Also, benefits, including Round trip ticket, Tuition, mandatory fees, Miscellaneous & Book allowance, and Medical Insurance (Overseas study only).
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The Marcus Garvey Public Sector Graduate Scholarship will cover 100% of tuition costs for the eligible programs at the participating universities.
The scholarship is awarded for a minimum period of one (1) academic year and a maximum period of two (2) academic years. The benefits vary and may include the following:
- Round trip ticket (applicable to overseas study, From Jamaica to University and Return)
- Tuition and mandatory fees
- Miscellaneous & Book allowance
- Medical Insurance (Overseas study only)